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Woman found murdered near rock quarry

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MANCHESTER, TN (WSMV) -

A woman's body was found near an old rock quarry in Coffee County on Saturday afternoon, according to investigators.

Officials with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said the remains were found around 1 p.m. in the 400 block of Summitville Road in Manchester.

According to a TBI spokesperson, the victim's remains were partially burned.

The woman has not yet been positively identified.

The TBI said the body will be sent to Nashville for an autopsy.

TBI officials are working closely with the Coffee County Sheriff's Office to solve this case.

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